World Environment Day: Why is the environment important?

Highlight Published 05 Jun 2013 Last modified 05 Jun 2013, 10:31 AM
On World Environment Day (5 June), the European Environment Agency's new Executive Director Hans Bruyninckx discusses the importance of the environment.

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Dr Bruyninckx will be speaking at the closing session of Green Week, the European Union's biggest environmental policy conference, at 10:00 to 12:30 on Friday 7 June. His presentation will be streamed on the Green Week website.

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